The total solar eclipse of 03/09/2016

7 Eclipse Chasers haben diese Sonnenfinsternis beobachtet.

General data

Day of week: Wednesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 04m09s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 155 km
Saros cycle: 130
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.045
Gamma: 0.2609

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 03/09/2016 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 03/09/2016 kann man in 40 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 2 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als total Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis total zu sehen

worldmap Indonesia
worldmap Federated States of Micronesia

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 03/09/2016?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 03/09/2016?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the total solar eclipse. With the help of these maps, it is possible to find the place along the eclipse path, which has the best chance of a cloudless sky. Nevertheless, you should consider local circumstances and inform about the weather of your chosen observation site.

The data is provided by NASAs satellites AQUA and TERRA. The cloud maps are averaged over a period of 17 years (2000 - 2017).

Detailed country maps

worldmap Indonesia
worldmap Federated States of Micronesia

Cities inside the path of the eclipse

The following table shows all locations with a population of more than 5,000 inside the eclipse path. Cities which have more than 100,000 inhabitants are marked bold. A click at the locations opens a detailed map.

City Type Eclipse duration Local time of max. eclipse Distance to central line Ø Cloud coverage
ID  Palembang, South Sumatra total 1m 58s 07:21:43 UTC+07:00 18 km 97%
ID  Tanjung Pandan, Bangka–Belitung Islands total 2m 10s 07:23:54 UTC+07:00 9 km 82%
ID  Manggar, Bangka–Belitung Islands total 1m 56s 07:24:19 UTC+07:00 30 km 85%
ID  Manismata, West Kalimantan total 2m 21s 07:27:01 UTC+07:00 4 km 89%
ID  Pangkalanbuun, Central Kalimantan total 2m 0s 07:27:27 UTC+07:00 33 km 88%
ID  Sampit, Central Kalimantan total 2m 9s 07:28:54 UTC+07:00 30 km 92%
ID  Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan total 2m 29s 07:30:10 UTC+07:00 5 km 96%
ID  Amuntai, South Kalimantan total 1m 50s 08:31:31 UTC+08:00 45 km 87%
ID  Balikpapan, East Kalimantan total 1m 9s 08:34:20 UTC+08:00 59 km 91%
ID  City of Balikpapan, East Kalimantan total 59s 08:34:26 UTC+08:00 61 km 94%
ID  Palu, Central Sulawesi total 2m 6s 08:38:46 UTC+08:00 45 km 94%
ID  Poso, Central Sulawesi total 2m 39s 08:39:38 UTC+08:00 26 km 86%
ID  Luwuk, Central Sulawesi total 2m 50s 08:43:10 UTC+08:00 22 km 84%
ID  Ternate, North Maluku total 2m 38s 09:52:58 UTC+09:00 43 km 74%
ID  Sofifi, North Maluku total 2m 57s 09:53:14 UTC+09:00 32 km 77%